Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg

Middletown, PA 17057

Located in Middletown, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of The Pennsylvania State University that operates 10 campuses in University Park, Abington, Altoona, Erie, Lemont Furnace, Middletown, Hazleton, Mont Alto, New Kensington, Schuylkill Haven.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 4153 and 3510 students were accepted.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $13,868 and fees $960. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $21,874 and $960 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate88%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 52

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg

Millersville University of Pennsylvania
24.94 miles away
Harrisburg Area Community College - Lancaster Campus
27.48 miles away
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks
41.9 miles away
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Mont Alto
49.27 miles away
Lincoln University
51.04 miles away
Center for Arts & Technology - West Grove Campus
53.56 miles away
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
54.64 miles away
Towson University
56.5 miles away
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
57.55 miles away
Morgan State University
60.03 miles away

Admissions

85%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading440 to 550
SAT: Math490 to 660
SAT: Writing430 to 550
ACT Composite22 to 27
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$20,951

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$16,640
30k to 48k$17,933
48k to 75k$20,389
75k to 110k$24,636
Over 110k$26,377
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

80%

Recipients

$5,987

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

32%

Recipients

$4,147

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

60%

Recipients

$7,245

Average Amount

Student Population

4,200

Undergrads

846

Graduates

2,133

Women

2,913

Men

80%

Full-time

20%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
57%
Non-resident alien
14%
Black/African American
9%
Asian
8%
Hispanic
6%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg
777 West Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA 17057
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